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We Don't Know If the COVID-19 Shock Will Be Inflationary or Deflationary


Government restrictions on production are driving prices up as unemployment drives them down. It's impossible to say now whether price inflation or price deflation will be the predominant factor in the crisis's next phase.
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Why Americans Don't Have Any Savings

InflationOther Schools of Thought

Central bankers think too much saving is a problem that must be solved with more money creation. But the real problem is the Keynesian-style fractional reserve banking system.
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The Political Consequences of the Welfare State

Big GovernmentInflationAustrian Economics OverviewInterventionism

Ludwig von Mises begins by recounting the origin and semantics of the term welfare state .
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Language and the Inflation Debates

InflationMedia and CultureAustrian Economics Overview

Ludwig von Mises discusses inflation, labor unions, and issues of the adoption of improper terminology and widespread public misinformation.
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Money, Inflation, and Business Cycles: The Cantillon Effect and the Economy

Book ReviewsInflationMoney and BanksCantillon

02/17/2020Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Professor Arkadiusz Sieroń has written an important new book on the Cantillon effect, indicating that the effect of new money on the economy depends on where it is injected.
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Jeff Booth

Jeff Booth


Drawing on his background as a builder, Jeff Booth co-founded BuildDirect in 1999 in response to the inefficiencies and high costs inherent in the home improvement and building supplies industry....

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The Price of Tomorrow with Jeff Booth

Jeff Booth says that fast-improving technology causes prices to fall, and that we would have a more prosperous world...

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